Not an American user?

Description

Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien is the sequel to Bit.Trip Runner. The game's look and feel is very different from the original. Runner 2 forgoes the original's retro look in favor of a cartoon art style. The game's story takes on a more humorous tone, and is narrated by Charles Martinet.

The game expands on the original in several ways. There are several new actions, such as rotating the analog stick to trace Commander Video's path around a loop. In addition, level selection takes place on a map screen laid out similar to other classic platform games. Levels offer alternate paths which can be either easier or harder to complete depending on the path. There are also mid-level checkpoints, though these are optional, and the player earns more points if he/she chooses to skip them. Collecting all gold in each stage allows the player to shoot Commander Video out of a cannon into a target to score extra points.

There are several characters that can be unlocked, as well as several costumes for each one.

The game offers 120 levels, online leaderboards for each individual stage, and multiple difficulties for replay value.


Screenshots

Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows The fifth and final world has a futuristic cube design.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Collect all gold in a single level and you get to shoot the characters from a cannon for additional points.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Another type of new loop with four timing points.
Bit.Trip Presents... Runner 2: Future Legend of Rhythm Alien Windows Passing a checkpoint.

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

There are no reviews for this game.


Critic Reviews

Mag'64 Wii U Jun 02, 2013 10 out of 10 100
IGN PlayStation 3 Feb 25, 2013 9 out of 10 90
Vandal Online Wii U Apr 14, 2013 9 out of 10 90
IGN Xbox 360 Feb 25, 2013 9 out of 10 90
3D Juegos Macintosh Mar 06, 2013 8.5 out of 10 85
3D Juegos Linux Mar 06, 2013 8.5 out of 10 85
Softpedia Linux Jun 24, 2013 8.2 out of 10 82
XGN Wii U May 03, 2013 8 out of 10 80
Cheat Code Central Xbox 360 Mar, 2013 4 out of 5 80
Cheat Code Central Windows Mar, 2013 4 out of 5 80

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

There is no trivia on file for this game.


Contributed to by krisko6 (387), Sciere (367457) and eWarrior (4351)